MTC will help Air Force monitor weapons of mass destruction

DAYTON, Ohio, 16 August 2005. MTC Technologies, Inc. today announced it has been awarded an Air Force contract with a potential total value of $10 million to provide maintenance and technical support to the Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC).

DAYTON, Ohio, 16 August 2005. MTC Technologies, Inc. today announced it has been awarded an Air Force contract with a potential total value of $10 million to provide maintenance and technical support to the Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC).

The scope of the contract is for augmentation of AFTAC's organic technical capabilities, resources, and personnel to ensure mission readiness.

MTC also will provide support services for research and development of future Long Range Detection Program (LRDP) systems and other proliferation detection technologies to meet AFTAC's mission requirements for monitoring treaties and countering proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

The work will be performed at Patrick Air Force Base, by MTC's Space Coast Operations office in Rockledge, Fla. ENSCO, Inc., based in Falls Church, Va. with offices in Florida, is teamed with MTC for a portion of the work.

The AFTAC Maintenance And Technical Support (AMATS) contract is a five-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity award with a five-year period of performance. The award announcement was accompanied by the first two task orders, with a combined approximate value of $750,000, for services through the end of the U.S. government's 2005 fiscal year. Additional task orders will be issued separately for annual services totaling more than $2 million per year, up to the $10 million ceiling.

MTC has supported AMATS services to AFTAC for five years.

"This award represents a continuation of our efforts to provide maintenance, engineering, technical, and logistical services for AFTAC's current and future LRDP operations," said MTC CEO David Gutridge. "We are extremely proud of our people working the AMATS contract, whose quality performance and attention to customer satisfaction has resulted in this opportunity to help further AFTAC's mission readiness."

MTC, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, provides systems engineering, information technology, intelligence, and program management services to the federal government. MTC employs approximately 2,700 people in more than 40 locations. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Dayton, Ohio. For more information, see www.mtctechnologies.com.

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